Unique Eco Hostel project

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The Exchange

From September 2018until June 2019 we are working on a new unique project, we will be creating new hostel on 5000 m2 land on Island Brac,we need volunteers for this project who will be sleeping in our hostel Bol and working with us on this project,whole land will be cultivated,we will be making small stone walls,puting fances around, groving olive trees and builting a small hostel stone house and planting vegetables for future guests.


What you offer

32 hours of help per week

Painting & Decorating: Help to maintain the appearance inside and outside the building.

Handyman: Help with a wide range of repairs.

Gardening: Help to grow and cultivate plants.

Farming: Plant crops and care for animals.


What you get

2 days off per week

Shared Dorm: Be ready to meet people while staying in a shared dorm.

Lunch: Free lunch is served y'all, get yours!

Dinner: Have your free dinner before going to bed.

Free Laundry: There's a special place where all the clothes get cleaned for free.


Requirements

Beginner English or Fluent Portuguese

Between 18 and 50 years old


What's not included

Flights, Travel Insurance, Internal Transportation and Visa


Program Details

Plan is to create unique place as first eco hostel in croatia where guests will stay for cheapest possible price of 5 euro daily. All guests who will want to eat eco vegetables from our garden will have it for free but they will be doing gardening and planting for new future vegetables same as somebody did earlier for them to have.Hostel will be open 12 months in year.All electric power will be used from solar panels.


Activities & Shift

Because of the weather conditions we will be working when we can. If it will be windy or rainy day we will stay in our house and have day off...when weather is good we will go to location and work.usually weather is ok during october,november and it is sometime rainy december-february period.Beside working on this project we are doing revitalization of 700-800 years old olive trees fields.